Washoe deputies investigating possible child abduction attempt

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SPANISH SPRINGS, Nev. (KOLO) - The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a person for the possible attempted kidnapping of a girl Tuesday afternoon in the Spanish Springs area.

About 4:50 p.m. April 10, 2018, deputies responded to Kinglet Drive east of West Calle De La Plata for a report of an attempted abduction of an eight-year-old girl in front of a home in that area.

Deputies say they are looking for a man who may be white or Hispanic, in his 40s with facial hair, and wearing a black jacket, gray shirt, and jeans. He was last reported seen heading toward the area of Pyramid Way.

So far, investigators have not been able to find more witnesses to get more information about the description or possible vehicle.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency dispatch at (775) 785-WCSO or Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900.